Biography — Collins Jasper

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Jasper Collins

Jasper "Junior" Collins
Inducted Class of 2019

A Little All-American and a D3football All-American at Mount Union, Junior had the distinction of playing on both a state and national championship football team. He was a member of the Geneva High 2006 NYS Class B Football Championship team and the 2012 Mount Union Division III National Championship team.

A three-sport athlete at Geneva High Junior excelled in football, basketball, and track and field.  He was a four-year letterwinner and an all-state, all-conference, and all-area selection. He was a member of the 2009 GHS Track and Field Sectional Championship team. He was the Finger Lakes East Triple Jump champion and finished second in the triple jump at the sectionals. He was also a state qualifier in the triple jump.

Junior set multiple records at Mount Union as a wide receiver and finished with 232 catches, 3,527 yards and 38 touchdowns. HIs 1,694 receiving yards is second most single-season total in school history.  In the playoffs, he had 43 catches for 795 yards with 11 touchdowns which were all NCAA Division III records for the tournament. Junior was the D3Football,com North Region Offensive Player of the Year as a senior and All-OAC 1st team his junior and senior years. He graduated with a Bachelor of Art Degree in 2013.

He played in the National Football League from 2013-15 on the Dolphins, Browns, Steelers and Bengals. He also played in the Canadian Football League from 2015 to 2018 on the Hamilton Tiger Cats and the British Columbia Lions. He currently the wide receiver coach at Marietta College.

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